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How to determine if a controller is true hardraid or fakeraid?

I've just bought a new SAS/SATA controller (Highpoint RocketRAID RR2720SGL) and it looks like it is hardware raid, but I've no idea how to tell if it is true hardware raid or yet another fakeraid ...
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AMD Fakeraid and Debian?

I can't get my (AMD-based) BIOS RAID to work with either Debian or Ubuntu. With my BIOS in AHCI mode, I successfully detect all drives; however, in RAID mode, all SATA drives disappear, and I can only ...
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HP B120i Raid showing two disk in CentOS7

We have HP DL360e G8 with B120i RAID controller (which is FakeRAID) and i have configured RAID 1 in RAID configuration utility. After CentOS 7 installation when i run fdisk -l i am seeing two ...
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How do I mount an existing intel rst raid-5?

I recently installed Linux Mint 18.1 and am dual booting alongside Windows 10. I have two RAID arrays that I want to access, but only one seems to work out of the box. One is a RAID-0 with two disks (...
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fakeraid + UEFI + GPT - grub doesn't detect raid volume after debian install using dmraid

I have a post on the debian forums as well but it seems to have less traffic than here so I thought I'd try my luck here as well. I'm trying to install windows 10 and debian and possibly more ...
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How do I (re)build/create/assemble an IMSM RAID-0 array from disk images instead of disk drives using mdadm?

The question: Using Linux and mdadm, how can I read/copy data as files from disk images made from hard disks used in an Intel Rapid Storage Technology RAID-0 array (formatted as NTFS, Windows 7 ...
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How to check BIOS (fake) RAID 1 is doing fine?

I have my very first server computer. It has two disks in BIOS (fake RAID) RAID 1. The BIOS RAID controller says the status is Normal. But I would like to know if there is a way to check from the ...
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No Raid feature in Redhat Hypervisor

We purchased Supermicro Server "SUPERMICRO CSE-827H-R1400B" . And each of its node has 9TB Storage . And we planned to use this server as a Host for Virtual Machines. So i started to install the ...
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Dual Boot Debian on Raid 0 in UEFI mode

My new notebook came from the factory with Windows 8 on two 128GB SSDs in RAID 0 mode. I wanted to dual boot it with a Linux distro, I settled on Debian, so I resized my C: drive as one normally would ...
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How to make Intel fake RAID 0 volume appear on boot with Ubuntu 14.04 in a multi-boot environment?

I have a computer with a Gigabyte GA-Z97N-Gaming 5 mainboard, a 256 GB drive for booting and two 3 TB drives meant to use in a RAID 0 setup with both ext4 and NTFS partitions. We are planning running ...
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RAID-1 mirror has become a single hard disk

I have an HP N40L microserver, with 2 identical drives, I used the system to hardware-RAID them as a mirror. I then installed mint on the system about a year ago. This has been running perfectly, ...
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MD soft-raid to replace fake raid: How to get rid of old metadata?

I had a system running with fake RAID (Intel controller, imsm), which had some problems. Now I'm switching to the regular MD soft-RAID - I created a RAID 1 on /dev/sda1 and /dev/sdb1. Seems to work ...
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How to rebuild a two drive raid 1 array on Linux?

I need to rebuild a two drive (160x2) raid 1 (mirror) array. It was an Intel raid from a 7 year old Dell computer (Windows). Both drives are assumed to be functioning. The raid was created with an on-...
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Linking Intel RAID 5 partitions to boot disk

I have a 5-disk Intel RAID 5 along with a 6th boot disk with /, /boot, and swap. What I was planning to do was mount the Intel RAID partitions (which I've added with fdisk) so that the 6th disk /home,...
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Installing to a PCIE sata card

I have an ASUS P5Q deluxe from an old gaming computer that I'm converting to a server. Unfortunately, while their silly onboard fake RAID thing(drive xpert) worked fine in Windows, the drives are not ...
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Linux Mint installer does not see fakeraid drive

I have a computer with a fakeraid 0 array (the computer came with it, and I don't want to remove my other OS to get rid of it), and I am trying to install Linux Mint. When I first boot up from the ...